Post-lenticular Landscapes - Yosemite
Post-lenticular Landscapes is a re-enactment of the early photographic expeditions of Watkins, Weed, Muybridge and Adams into Yosemite National Park. Our expedition, in Summer 2016, was not equipped with cameras but instead with the latest terrestrial laser 3D scanning equipment. The completed works - a high fidelity 3D hologram of Yosemite Valley, prints and film - have been shown at LACMA, The Royal Academy and ART LAB, Seoul.
In the 1870’s Eadweard Muybridge looked to Yosemite as a setting to test his pioneering photographic techniques. These early expeditions have been replicated throughout history, most famously by Ansel Adams, but more recently by thousands of digitally enabled adventurers with comparatively tiny cameras tucked into their pockets.
Post-lenticular Landscapes re-enacted these expeditions equipped with the very latest in terrestrial laser scanning technology. This crusade has unearthed the three dimensional facts of the landscape allowing the photographic experience of Muybridge, Adams and a thousand other visitors to be digitally replicated and realising Muybridge’s original endeavour to capture the scenes in three dimensions as stereograms.
EACH PRINT IS PART OF A LIMITED EDITION COMPRISING OF
W200cm x H100cm – Limited Edition of 3 Mounted +1AP
W120cm x H60cm – Limited Edition of 5 Mounted